Singing Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Singing

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By that point, I had started taking singing lessons. And after the first session, I mean, I was surprised that the windows didn't shatter. And after the third session, I really didn't know where this voice had come from.
~By Gerard Butler ~


I just want to make everybody feel what I'm singing. And just to relate to me and know that this has been dream since I was a little girl. I've worked so hard for this, and I just want them to connect with me.
~By Pia Toscano ~


There is no seam between my songs and myself-they really are me. It's not like I'm performing; I'm just singing stuff that I really believe.
~By David Friedman ~


When I sang that song, I felt it was almost as if some force had moved into my body. Things like that have only happened to me singing jazz. It doesn't happen when singing pop. I get so deeply into the music, it feels like I've become someone else.
~By Rita Coolidge ~


I was always singing the way I felt, and maybe I didn't exactly know it, but I just didn't like the way things were down there-in Mississippi.
~By Muddy Waters ~


There has always been a feeling with people that they love my singing but not always the choice of material.
~By Alison Moyet ~


Singing has always seemed to me the most perfect means of expression. It is so spontaneous. And after singing, I think the violin. Since I cannot sing, I paint.
~By Georgia O'Keeffe ~


They were singing, Gillette, the best a man can get, with a lot of guys hugging their fathers and sailing and riding bikes. I suddenly felt a long way from the best a man could get and I thought it would be nice to get from there to the best.
~By Craig Ferguson ~


The same people who are murdered slowly in the mechanized slaughterhouses of work are also arguing, singing, drinking, dancing, making love, holding the streets, picking up weapons and inventing a new poetry.
~By Raoul Vaneigem ~


Boy bands should be exploded from a great height. They're just pretty people singing music written by others.
~By Eddie Izzard ~


How nice the human voice is when it isn't singing.
~By Rudolf Bing ~


Sinatra was the biggest influence on my life, my singing career. And rightly so. I mean he was the best singer ever.
~By James Darren ~


My stuff was more of a folk coffeehouse thing, with more acoustic guitar, just me doing a single, and then adding on instruments and voices, with emphasis on lyrics and singing and light kind of acoustic jazz.
~By Dan Hicks ~


Singing was the big focus and outlet for me.
~By Debra Wilson ~


There really aren't any completely Asian people singing right now.
~By Utada Hikaru ~


I love singing, and I came to absolutely adore it in the later part of my career.
~By Julie Andrews ~


My energy to sing, I get it from my singing. Singing was not a reason to make a living. This is the only thing I wanted to do.
~By Nana Mouskouri ~


I've done gospel singing. I have a gospel album and country album.
~By Donna Douglas ~


Then when I was in grammar school I played the clarinet, and then, after clarinet I played the flute in college orchestra - besides singing in the college chorus and things like that.
~By Bobby McFerrin ~


I started taking singing classes just two years ago. It was great. I never knew I could sing but I kind of found my voice.
~By Hilary Duff ~


We didn't have movies in this little mining town. When I was 12 my mom took me to New York and I saw Bye Bye Birdie, with people singing and dancing, and that was it.
~By Margot Kidder ~


I listened to Kelley's record with pleasure. Great to hear real music with respect for the righteous roots. Her singing is outstanding - no frills, down to the bone and intense.
~By Jerry Wexler ~


I have devoted my energies to the study of the scriptures, observing monastic discipline, and singing the daily services in church; study, teaching, and writing have always been my delight.
~By Venerable Bede ~


But I won't deprive myself of singing opera as long as my voice follows.
~By Placido Domingo ~


I was influenced a lot by those around me - there was a lot of singing that went on in the cotton fields.
~By Willie Nelson ~


In opera, there is always too much singing.
~By Claude Debussy ~


I started singing about three years ago, I entered a local singing competition called Stratford Idol. The other people in the competition had been taking singing lessons and had vocal coaches. I wasn't taking it too seriously at the time, I would just sing around the house. I was only 12 and I got second place.
~By Justin Bieber ~


When I am seriously composing, sometimes a phrase will come into my head, a catch phrase. When I was writing pop songs for a few years, as a career, separate from my folksinging career, I used to write songs for pop singers.
~By Tom Glazer ~


I saw The Sound of Music when I was 10 and thought that it was the most beautiful singing I had ever heard.
~By Lesley Garrett ~


They look for the top note to end every song. They don't know what they are singing about. There is no style.
~By Frankie Avalon ~


I'm very soulful. I grew up singing in church. When I sing a song, I like to feel what I'm singing.
~By Fantasia Barrino ~


My own singing voice is not very good and I don't think that anybody really sings in their own voice.
~By Jane Horrocks ~


My look was even more solidified when I started singing in Greenwich Village with my sister Lucy. We wore matching dresses as the Simon Sisters.
~By Carly Simon ~


After using four different languages on an album, it's tough to decide which one I'm gonna actually learn to speak. I always study the lyric, make sure I know what I'm singing, and try to get the pronunciation as perfect as possible.
~By Josh Groban ~


No matter what as an artist that's always what you want to do, you want to connect to the audience, you want to be able to send whatever message it is that you're singing about, you want to be able to convey that - and not make them feel - you want them to feel it, you want them to feel what you feel.
~By Naima Adedapo ~


That's the best way to feed the human mind. That's how Bob Marley did it. He never put it in your face. After you got the groove, you were just singing the hooks, because you thought it was cool.
~By Wyclef Jean ~


I don't want anything to get in the way of me and my singing. I want my mind as clear as possible.
~By Bobby McFerrin ~


When I lost the use of my hi-hat and bass drum legs, I became basically a singer. I was a drummer who did a bit of singing, and then I became a singer who did a bit of percussion.
~By Robert Wyatt ~


I would think, to me, growing up in the south, growing up with all the gospel music, singing in the church and having that rhythm and blues - the blues background was my big inspiration.
~By Jackie DeShannon ~


There's the most resistance to an actor singing. It's like I'm being disloyal to my industry.
~By Kevin Bacon ~


There is nothing more boring than doing singing exercises.
~By P. J. Harvey ~


Half the battle is selling music, not singing it. It's the image, not what you sing.
~By Rod Stewart ~


I started singing at the Met when I was seven, and the competition was so fierce that it really prepared me.
~By Emily Rossum ~


When you're doing the traditional musicals, singing songs that are 40 and 50 years old, you realize there's a reason why those musicals are hits. These are amazing songs!
~By Tom Wopat ~


If I did any movies I'd have to take a break from singing, because I'd want it to be really good.
~By Justin Timberlake ~


Oh, well, my first love is comedy or singing and dancing.
~By Dick Van Dyke ~


The real amazing thing about all of this is I think I've maintained the mentality of a musician throughout it all, which I'm proudest of. And I'm still playing on people's records and singing on people's records.
~By Vince Gill ~


Justin Timberlake is terrific in this film. I told him it's time to stop singing.
~By Bruce Willis ~


I enjoy singing, and the instruments which truly move me are the horn, the trumpet and the cello.
~By Roger Bannister ~


That was my way, and I also use the music after five years, I started hearing opera, opera, it was very good instrument to keep the spirit very strong because you feel like you are yourself singing opera, and I used to hear a lot of opera, they send me tapes.
~By Mordechai Vanunu ~


People ask me where I got my singing style. I didn't copy my style from anybody.
~By Elvis Presley ~


I started singing for The Phantom in January, and we started filming in October and I sang all the way through to the next June. In fact, I was singing for about two months before I even knew I had the role.
~By Gerard Butler ~


It was an experience being on a Beatles tour. They weren't very good. The singing was great, but the playing was a bit weak.
~By Robin Trower ~


Now my music is kind of pop-rock, right? If I'm 25 and singing still, I don't want to be singing music like that.
~By Hilary Duff ~


Again, I say I will be glad to tell what songs I have ever sung, because singing is my business.
~By Pete Seeger ~


I don't want the giant ego. I don't want to become Kevin Costner, singing on the soundtrack to The Postman.
~By Joss Whedon ~


Singing is my dream and, while it may have not been a commercial success, critically I was thrilled with the reception my first album got.
~By Minnie Driver ~


So I got interested in singing and I have always used my voice. Not professionally as much, but around the living room, the campfire, that kind of thing.
~By Gregory Harrison ~


I was like Gene Kelly, it was called singing in the rain. No seriously, I wasn't really born with a singing voice, but my friends Joe and John taught me how to sing.
~By Chris Burke ~


I'd love to do a musical. I've been known to have a good step or two. I'm half Samoan, you know, and part of our culture is singing and dancing daily.
~By Dwayne Johnson ~


You know, your speaking voice comes back, but your singing voice you use in a different way.
~By Kathy Mattea ~


Unless you're singing something that's kind of in rhythm with the bass, the melodies, it's just difficult.
~By Kim Gordon ~


It was my Mum who got me into singing properly - she knew I had to do something with my voice because she knew I was talented. She was the one who pushed me into joining a choir all those years ago, when I was about 12. I remember she told me to start with the choir and just see where it took me.
~By Susan Boyle ~


Or if I have my head in the results, I can't work with what I have, because I'm trying to force something to happen. And with singing, any time you force it, you tighten up. If you tighten up, you're screwed, nothing will work.
~By Kathy Mattea ~


An album is such a personal thing. It's something I always wanted to do. It's me doing me, singing as me.
~By Danny Aiello ~


When I became 16 I started thinking seriously about singing.
~By Tommy Shaw ~


I write a lot of lyrics and I'm involved in the producing process, because it's like, if I'm singing it, I want it to be something that I can relate to.
~By Lindsay Lohan ~


I find singing as somebody else very liberating, it just frees me up.
~By Jane Horrocks ~


You always will be singing a song or humming a line or a melody.
~By Dennis Brown ~


A black man singing about a blond girl was potential trouble.
~By Charley Pride ~


In some ways, I've always approached singing as acting, and the voice is just like a way of carrying the song.
~By Petula Clark ~


There is delight in singing, though none hear beside the singer.
~By Walter Savage Landor ~


I was always daydreaming about singing in big productions on Broadway.
~By Kate Smith ~


I was born in Alabama and my first live music experiences were in church. Every Sunday we watched regional gospel groups on television singing their hearts out.
~By Tommy Shaw ~


Playing and singing at the same time is pretty cool, but sometimes it's difficult to know when you can just really let go a bit because you've got to get back to bloody microphone and sing some stuff.
~By Graham Coxon ~


I would much rather be a better mother or better human being than I would be a singer. Fortunately for me singing makes me a living.
~By Tanya Tucker ~


You put a song on the record or on tape and you stop singing it. You just don't sit around and sing it anymore unless you're performing. That's kind of sad.
~By Rick Danko ~


But I was singing loud, and most singers weren't singing loud.
~By Little Richard ~


I looked in the audience. There were no strangers. Everybody was singing and cheering and hugging. That was a beautiful picture to look at.
~By Celine Dion ~


Then I came up with this crazy idea just to walk out on the stage with no band at all and just start singing whatever came to mind. I actually fought the idea for a while because it seemed almost too radical, but it became obvious what I was supposed to be doing.
~By Bobby McFerrin ~


I'm facing upstage, with my back to the audience, and the spotlight comes up on my back as I start singing.
~By Tom Wopat ~


Singing is my life. It has always been my life. It will always be my life.
~By Celia Cruz ~


I just prefer instrumental. I don't need to hear what other people are singing. And if I need music as a backdrop to work or to think, I need to have that part of the brain clear - I don't need people feeding their fantasies into my vision.
~By Lydia Lunch ~


I remember when the candle shop burned down. Everyone stood around singing 'Happy Birthday.'
~By Steven Wright ~


My friends are Peter Gabriel, Bruce Springsteen, and we're singing about mortality, getting older. It's an interesting time.
~By Sting ~


My heart is like a singing bird.
~By Christina Rossetti ~


Everyone who plays the flute should learn singing.
~By James Galway ~


Singing was my first love and I never even considered it after I started acting, but now I'm bringing it back into my life. I trained from the ages of 11 to 17. When I moved to New York and got into serious acting, I just kind of abandoned the whole singing thing. But when I grew up in Pennsylvania I went to voice lessons once a week.
~By Amanda Seyfried ~


My singing wasn't horrible, but my dancing really made it look silly. It's not like I'm a horrible singer that can't sing. But I don't have the consistency or the presentation skills that a good performer has.
~By William Hung ~


I had been singing all my life, but I started acting in high school.
~By Kevin Richardson ~


I don't like singing before noon.
~By Sting ~


Children frequently sing meaningful phrases to themselves over and over again before they learn to make a distinction between singing and saying.
~By David Antin ~


The closest I ever came to getting married was just before I started singing. In fact, my first record saved my neck.
~By Elvis Presley ~


The fact is that the learning process goes on, and so long as the voices are not stilled and the singers go on singing some of it gets through.
~By Morris West ~


I'll keep working as long as I live because singing has taken on the feeling of joy that I had when I started, when my only responsibility was to sing well.
~By Rosemary Clooney ~


They were singing in French, but the melody was freedom and any American could understand that.
~By Audie Murphy ~


The type of music that I love to sing would have to be more bluesy and jazzy and more soul-like 'cause I love to belt when it comes to singing, so I guess bigger songs are what I lean more towards.
~By Thia Megia ~


Singing becomes a form of therapy.
~By Placido Domingo ~


I always thought I was singing American folk music.
~By Lonnie Donegan ~


The cool wind blew in my face and all at once I felt as if I had shed dullness from myself. Before me lay a long gray line with a black mark down the center. The birds were singing. It was spring.
~By Burl Ives ~

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